Bing Crosby’s Widow Kathryn Crosby in Tragic Car Accident

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The widow of the late Bing Crosby, Kathryn Crosby, was in a tragic car accident in California in November that claimed the life of her current husband. The wreck took place near Placerville.

According to FOXNews, Kathryn Crosby is 77 years old, and her current…however now deceased husband, Maurice William Sullivan was 85. While the actual cause of the car crash has not yet been determined, witnesses told police that the car, driven by Sullivan, left the road and crashed into a boulder. This caused the car to roll several times and Sullivan was ejected from it.

Kathryn Crosby was flown to Renown Regional Medical Center in Reno with very serious injuries, and has just recently been discharged.

Bing Crosby and Kathryn Crosby were married for close to 20 years when Bing died at 74 back in 1977. Kathryn was Bing Crosby’s second wife. Kathryn was an actress and cabaret singer and dancer. Bing Crosby was best known for his hit single that became a Christmas classic, “White Christmas.” He was also known for his popular “road” movies in which he starred along with the legendary Bob Hope.

Can you imagined having been married to the famous crooner Bing Crosby? He was one of the most beloved singers and entertainers of our time. Kathryn was a beautiful woman and when they both were younger they sometimes appeared together on Christmas specials.

Kathryn Crosby and Maurice William Sullivan had married in 2000. She is now recovering in an undisclosed location with family members tending to her needs. Hopefully her recovery is going along smoothly, and her  emotional recovery, too, as it must have been devastating for her to lose yet another husband.

 

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